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The Charities plaques in St. Nicholas's Church, Hornsea.


Charities
1846
Hornsea Parish

The Sum of £70 formerly vested in the Overseers of the Poor under the Name of Town Stock is at Present in the hands of the Church Lands Trustees on loan at 5 Pr. Cent. The interest is given to the Poor by the Minister and Churchwardens at Christmas adn Easter. £3.10s.0d
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Wm. DAY by Will dated in 1616 charged lands at Hornsea Burton, now the Property of Mr. OGLE with 40s. yearly to be given to the Poor by the Minister & Churchwardens at Christmas and Easter. £2.0s.0d.
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SMITHSON, by his Will dated in or about 1731, charged lands in Hornsea Burton now the property of Mr. Haworth with the Payment of 9s. yearly to be given to the Poor in Twelve three penny loaves at Christmas Easter & Whitsuntide by the Minister and Churchwardens. £0.9s.0d.
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Peter ACKLAM, by Will dated in 1758 Charged a house in Hornsea formerly called Low Hall and now the Old Hotel now the Property of The Revd. Chas. Constable, of Wassand with the Payment of 20s yearly to the Overseers of the Poor every Lady Day for the buying of Gowns for poor Woment Selected by the Overseers. £1.0s.0d.
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The second of the two plaques. (see also Photo)

Charities
1846
Hornsea Parish

In or about 1780. Mary Young gave Money for the purchase of a Cottage in Newbegin in Hornsea to be occupied by some poor Person or Persons of the Parish of Hornsea rent free; and for the purchase of a piece of Ground, to be let and the rent applied in maintaining and repairing the said Cottage & The Surplus, if any, to be applied for the purchase of Coals for the Occupants of the Cottage by Mrs. Youngs direction, the Vicar of Atwick for the time being is the Trustee of this Charity.
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Two houses, four Cottages, & 70a.3r.12p of land all situate in the Parish of Hornsea, are vested in certain Trustees, called Feoffees, and the Rents applied in the repairs of the Church, as required, and in the ordinary disbursements of the Churchwardens for Church purposes the present Rents amount to £121. per Annum. F. TRAIN. of Hornsea, is the present Treasurer.
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Further particulars may be seen in the Report of the Commissioners for enquiring concerning Charitites dated 23rd Jany 1823 contained in the 9th Vol. of the Reports Page 763.
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Rev. J. de B. BATEMAN, M.A. VICAR
Churchwardens:
H. BINDOFF
P. RHODES
K.U. LEGGOTT
M.E. GREEN


Data transcribed by
Colin Hinson.
from photography by Colin Hinson